HB 1557 Veterans Services, Department of; ratio of department staff to veterans residing in State.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Department of Veterans Services; ratio of department staff to veterans residing in the Commonwealth.  Clarifies that the number of employees assigned to the processing of benefit claims shall be sufficient to maintain a ratio of one staff person for every 26,212 veterans residing in the Commonwealth.  This bill is identical to SB 1399.

Full text:
01/04/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100959D  pdf | impact statement
02/25/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1557ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/22/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0330)  pdf

Status:
01/04/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100959D
01/04/11  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/12/11  House: Assigned GL sub: #3 ABC/Gaming
01/20/11  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/25/11  House: Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N)
01/25/11  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/25/11  House: Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
01/26/11  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/31/11  House: Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N)
02/02/11  House: Read first time
02/03/11  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/04/11  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/04/11  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/07/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/11  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/16/11  Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (12-Y 0-N)
02/18/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/11  Senate: Read third time
02/21/11  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/11  House: Enrolled
02/25/11  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1557ER)
02/26/11  House: Signed by Speaker
02/28/11  Senate: Signed by President
03/22/11  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 330 (effective 7/1/11)
03/22/11  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0330)